Jadeja replaces Patel for India’s upcoming ODI’s against Australia


Ravindra Jadeja has earned a recall to India’s one-day squad after replacing injured spinner Axar Patel for the first three matches against Australia, the country’s cricket board said Saturday (16). Left-arm spinner Patel sprained his ankle while training for the first of the five ODIs in Chennai on Sunday (17), making way for Jadeja’s inclusion in the 15-man squad. “Axar sprained his left ankle during a practice session and has been advised rest. The medical team is monitoring his recovery,” said a Board of Control for Cricket in India statement. Left-arm bowler Jadeja, who last played an ODI against West Indies in…

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